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HAVC 122F - 01   Bodies in Chinese Culture

2017 Winter Quarter

Class Details

Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
43026
Type
Lecture
Credits
5 units
General Education
CC
Status
Open
Available Seats
4
Enrollment Capacity
70
Enrolled
66
Wait List Capacity
0
Wait List Total
0

Description

Introduces images, thoughts, and practices of bodies in Chinese culture. In China and Taiwan, the body is to be cherished, adorned, nourished, cultivated, and gazed upon, but also disciplined, altered, and controlled. Examines texts and images of the Chinese body in relation to religion, gender, ethnic politics, martial arts, sports, nationalism, food, medicine, and death. No knowledge of the Chinese language is required.

Meeting Information

Days & Times Room Instructor Meeting Dates
TuTh 11:40AM-01:15PM Soc Sci 1 110 Huang,C. 01/09/17 - 03/17/17
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